by Sharlene Wallace
Included: solo harp
Cariboo Wagon Road includes an underlying habanera style left hand rhythm, clave rhythm, syncopation, octaves, right hand second inversion chords, one harmonic at the end! and a fun, rhythmic middle section.
Cariboo Wagon Road, originally written for two lever harps, is the second movement of Sharlene’s Island Mountain Suite. It was commissioned by Island Mountain Arts of Wells, British Columbia for the turn of the millennium.
Sharlene plays a harp duo version of Cariboo Wagon Road on her CD Island Mountain.
Cariboo Wagon Road (solo harp) is a Grade 4, List B piece in the Royal Conservatory of Music Harp Syllabus.